ܟܦܐ

Classical SyriacEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *kapp-. Compare Akkadian 𒀉 ‎(kappu [Á]), Arabic كَفّ ‎(kaff), Hebrew כַּף ‎(kaᵽ), and Ugaritic 𐎋𐎔 ‎(kp).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kappɑ(ʔ)] (singular)
  • IPA(key): [kappe(ʔ)] (plural)

NounEdit

ܟܦܐ ‎(transliteration neededf ‎(plural ܟܦܐ)

  1. (anatomy) palm, hand
  2. glove
  3. handful
  4. bundle, sheaf
  5. cup, drinking vessel
  6. plate, dish
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܟܦܐ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. absolute singular of ܟܦܬܐ

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ܟܦܐ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. emphatic plural of ܟܦܬܐ

ReferencesEdit

  • "kp" in the Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon.
  • Louis Costaz, Syriac-English Dictionary, 1963, p. 160a
  • Jessie Payne Smith, A Compendious Syriac Dictionary Founded Upon the Thesaurus Syriacus of Robert Payne Smith, 1903, p. 222a
  • Michael Sokoloff, A Syriac Lexicon: A Translation from the Latin, Correction, Expansion, and Update of C. Brockelmann's Lexicon Syriacum, 2009, pp. 641b-642a